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Building the Great Pyramid

Author: Kevin Jackson; Jonathan Stamp; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : Firefly Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells how the great pyramid was constructed including design, history, and societal conditions.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jackson, Kevin, 1955-
Building the Great Pyramid.
Toronto ; Buffalo : Firefly Books, 2003
(OCoLC)894785783
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Jackson; Jonathan Stamp; British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 1552977218 9781552977217 1552977196 9781552977194
OCLC Number: 50581683
Notes: "Published to accompany the television program Pyramid, first broadcast on BBC1 in 2002"--Title page verso.
Description: 191 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 The Pyramid and Its Site 17 --
Chapter 2 A Conscript's Life 31 --
Chapter 3 Building the Great Pyramid 49 --
Chapter 4 Worlds Within and Without 71 --
Chapter 5 Death, Afterlife and the Funeral of the King 91 --
Chapter 6 Travelers' Tales 109 --
Chapter 7 The Origins of Modern Egyptology 129 --
Chapter 8 Egyptology Comes of Age 149 --
Chapter 9 Pyramidology, Heretics, Mystics and Cranks 159.
Other Titles: Pyramid (Television program)
Responsibility: Kevin Jackson and Jonathan Stamp.
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Tells how the great pyramid was constructed including design, history, and societal conditions.

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